Kathy Jordan

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Date of Birth December 3, 1959
Place of Birth Pennsylvania
Age 60 years old
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Kathryn "Kathy" Jordan is a former American tennis player. During her career, she won seven Grand Slam titles, five of them in women's doubles and two in mixed doubles. She also was the 1983 Australian Open women's singles runner-up and won three singles titles and 42 doubles titles.

Residence: Palo Alto, California, United States
Born: December 03, 1959, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 1.73 m
Turned pro: 1979
Retired: 1991
Plays: Right-handed (one handed-backhand)
College: Stanford
Prize money: $1,592,111
Career record: 247–155
Career titles: 3
Highest ranking: No. 5 (March 19, 1984)
Australian Open: F (1983)
French Open: QF (1980)
Wimbledon: SF (1984)
US Open: 4R (1979, 1980, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1986)
Career record: 473–136
Career titles: 42
Highest ranking: No. 6 (February 4, 1991)
Australian Open: W (1981)
French Open: W (1980)
Wimbledon: W (1980, 1985)
US Open: W (1981)
Tour Finals: W (1990)
Career titles: 2
Australian Open: 2R (1991)
French Open: W (1986)
Wimbledon: W (1986)
US Open: QF (1984, 1986)

About Kathy Jordan

Retired American tennis competitor who won every Grand Slams Doubles event in her career.

Before Fame

She competed in her first professional tennis match in 1979 at age 20.

Achievement

She reached a singles ranking of #5 in the world, despite never making it past the final of a Grand Slam Singles event.

Family Life

She has a sister, fellow tennis player Barbara.

Associations

She won the Wimbledon doubles championship twice in her career; Serena Williams won the same double's title for the fifth time in 2012.

Information related to Kathy Jordan

  • Tennis people from Pennsylvania
  • Australian Open (tennis) champions
  • Wimbledon champions
  • Grand Slam (tennis) champions in women's doubles
  • US Open (tennis) champions
  • French Open champions
  • Grand Slam (tennis) champions in mixed doubles
  • American female tennis players
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Latest information about Kathy Jordan updated on August 10, 2020.

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